Moving home?

Use our forms to report your change of address.

You can't use these online forms to tell us you have moved into a property where your partner already lives.

Moving into the district

If you have moved into the Wakefield district from another area, or if you were not responsible for Council Tax at your old address (for example living with parents), use the 'Moving into the area' form.

It will take around 10 minutes to complete this form. You will need your landlord's details if you are now renting a property, solicitors details if you have bought a property, and your bank details if you wish to pay by direct debit

Moving out of the district

If you are moving out of the Wakefield district, or you will no longer be responsible for Council Tax at your new address (for example moving back in with parents), use the  'Moving out of the area' form.

It will take around 10 minutes to complete this form. You will need your landlord's details if you were renting a property or solicitors details if you have sold a property.

Moving within the district

If you currently pay Council Tax to Wakefield Council and are moving to another property in Wakefield where you be responsible for Council Tax, use the 'Moving within the area' form.

It will take around 10 minutes to complete this form. You will need your landlord's details if you were or are now renting a property and/or solicitors details if you have bought or sold a property.

Landlords

If you are the landlord of a property in the Wakefield district and want to tell us about a tenant moving in or out, use the 'Change of tenancy' form.

It will take around 5 minutes to complete this form. You will need your tenants’ names, moving dates and tenancy dates.